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8 Ideas For Bringing Back Your Elf on The Shelf

Is your elf preparing to make a grand entrance this year? No matter how your elf on the shelf arrives, it’s sure to be special. So many kids are looking forward to it this year – mine included. Whether you’re planning something special, or just wanting to bring your elf back in style, you’re sure […]

Why We Aren’t Quarantining or Masking Our Elf on the Shelf

I know, I know. It’s a touchy subject, but it’s something we felt very strong about this year. We absolutely refuse to mask or Quarantine our Elf on the Shelf. While some might feel it’s cute or even funny to mask their Elf or put them in quarantine so they don’t have to move them […]

Easy Fall Leaf Craft Ideas for Kids

The weather is changing and the leaves are about to turn. It’s my favorite time of the year, so rounding up some of the most amazing fall leaf craft ideas had to happen. We have a wide range of kiddos – from teens to toddlers, so these ideas had to include everyone in one way […]

Our Top 5 Free Halloween Decor Printables

We love Halloween. We love decorating on a budget even more. These printables are great for your basic black frames and dollar store finds. You can print them as 8.5 x 11 or as a smaller 5×7. Choose your favorites or print them all. Kids In Area I mean, they’re scary little critters, these kids. […]

How to Make An Apple Volcano

This is most easy peasy apple volcano you’re ever going to make – and – it’s fun for all ages. Our kiddos ranged from 2 to 14 and every one of them had a blast. All puns intended. You’ll need: Apples – the bigger the better Baking Soda Vinegar Food Coloring (Optional) Apple Corer or […]

Easy Salt Dough Ornament & Craft Recipe

Step One Mix the flour and salt in a mixing bowl. Step Two Preheat your oven. You’ll want to set it at 170. Step Three Slowly add water to your flour / salt mix. The dough needs to have a smooth consistency, so you may not use it all. Step Four Place parchment paper on […]

Our Road Trip From CA to Yellowstone National Park

I am currently writing this journal from a campground somewhere in West Yellowstone. The campground is nestled in the woods near Madison Arm with views of the Tetons and various other snow-covered mountain tops. Looking it up on Google Maps led us to believe we are seeing The Crags, the North White Peak and the […]

What is a Teddy Bear Scavenger Hunt? (Free Hunt Download)

Teddy Bears are popping up in house windows all over the United States as a nation-wide scavenger hunt, designed to entertain the kiddos found themselves stuck at home as quarantine orders swept the country. With playsets, schools, museums, play dates, dance classes, preschool, sports and more closed, parents with house-bound kiddos looking for a reason […]